Community Recycling

Cuyahoga Soil & Water Conservation District Newsletter

American Flag Disposal - Boy Scout Troop 161 has created and built an American Flag Drop Box for the proper disposal of our flag. Residents can come in to the lobby of City Hall during regular business hours and drop off their flag. The Boy Scout Troop will be emptying the dispenser and taking care of the disposal with the utmost respect for our flag.

Pitch Those Pills - Deposit unused, unwanted, or expired prescription drugs at the Drug Drop Box at The Euclid Police Department.

BatteriesBatteries are accepted at Bulldog Battery located at 37645 Vine Street, Willoughby, 44094.  Their phone number is (440) 942-2555.

Used Oil - Take 5 is now offering a free recycling program for used oil at 20 locations in Cuyahoga County. Used motor oil will be collected during store hours Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. and Saturday 8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Up to 6 quarts of motor oil from do-it-yourself mechanics are accepted. For more information, Contact:
Take 5
20501 Euclid Ave,
(216) 486-2555
or log onto

Flourescent Lamp Disposal -
Dispose of Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFLs) only for free at:
Lowe's Home Improvement
Dispose of many types of bulbs, including fluorescent tubes for a fee at:
Batteries+Bulbs Mayfield Heights
6365 Mayfield Rd.

Used Cars - 
Goodwill Car Donation, accepts tax-deductible vehicle donations to positively impact the community and make car removal much easier.

Residents may still drop off paper products at the various Abitibi recycling sites (green and yellow bins) which contribute a portion of the profits to charity.
Aluminum cans are collected at Fire Station #1, 775 East 222nd Street and benefit the MetroHealth Burn Unit

2020 Community Recycling Events

More Community Recycling Information

Community Shred Day
Dates:  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2020
Notice:  No Binders, Metal or paperclips

Location: John A. Piscitello Service Center

25200 Lakeland Blvd.
Hours: 9 am to 12 noon
Notice:  No limit - Residential Only No Businesses

Computer Round-Up
Dates: The months of April and August
Location:  John A. Piscitello Service Center
25200 Lakeland Blvd.
Hours: Computers and related apparatus can be dropped off at any time.
Televisions cannot be accepted!

Scrap Tire Round-Up
Location: John A. Piscitello Service Center
25200 Lakeland Blvd.
Hours: 8 am to 3 pm
Notice: Only passenger and light truck tires can be accepted. Tires must be off of the rims.

Household Hazardous Waste Round-Up
Location: John A. Piscitello Service Center
25200 Lakeland Blvd.
Hours: 8 am to 3 pm
Acceptable Items:

  • Oil or solvent based paints, sealers, primers, varnish, polyurethanes, shellacs, spray paint
  • Kerosene, gasoline, lighter fluid, automotive fluids
  • Pesticides, herbicides, insecticides
  • Caustic household cleaners
  • Adhesives, roof tar, driveway sealer
  • Mercury

Notice: We will not accept latex paint at the Round Up as it is not considered a hazardous material. Latex paint will be picked up with curbside trash if the paint is not in a liquid state. To harden paint, mix it with sand, dirt or kitty litter. Place the uncovered paint can on your treelawn for pickup.
This is for households only and not open to the business sector.

The Household Hazardous Round-Up is located between the Animal Shelter and the Abiliti Paper Bins (East of the Animal Pound and West of the Service Garage). There are cones set up for the week that guide you back to the truck and attendant. It is in a gated area that is locked at 3:00 p.m. each day.